Locations: Pen Y Lan | Penarth | City Centre

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Welcome to Waterloo Tea 

Waterloo Tea is committed to an ongoing exploration of the world's finest teas.

Our aim is to present to you the best teas of each origin and processing style and for those teas to be brewed to perfection.

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News & Events

Looking for Chefs and Front of House Wizards

July 04, 2017

We are looking for exceptional members to add to our existing teams as we add another venue to our list.   Back of House Firmly established as one of the nations top cafes/tea houses we have been developing our food programme to mimic what we have been doing in tea and coffee.An ability to work with ingredients on a seasonal basis, experience of working as part of a team and presentation skills are some of the qualities that we will be looking for. We are keen to push boundaries. To get a feel of our food offering click onto our teahouse pages for current menus. In one of our stores we are contemplating late evening opens on the weekends -...

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Make the Teahouses your own.

June 19, 2017

We have always had private hire options at the venues - either during the day or in the evenings.   With locations in Penylan, Penarth and the city centre - the teahouses have increasingly become home for an after hours scene that allows patrons to break away from the corporate/commercial offerings that are more commonly seen in hotels and conference suites.    With a wide range of bespoke options on food and drink, tailored to your needs - get in touch via our contact page to see if we can help you on those special occasions.  Conferences, book launches, client get-togethers, birthdays, engagements, weddings, or just a big bash to have some fun. Whatever the reason - we hope we...

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BROTHER THAI @ #thecommon - Saturday May 13th

May 02, 2017

Brother Thai will be hosting a series of supper club pop-ups at Waterloo Tea over May, June and July, called “Get your slurp on!” Here's some blurb from the guys themselves :“For the pop-ups at Waterloo Tea, it’s all about the food (no Thai cushions or beach scene this time folks!). I’ll be serving up my favourite noodle dishes, and you needn’t worry about the spice levels. As with most Thai noodles dishes, the base spice will be gentle and chilli condiments are offered to customise each persons taste. Noodles are to be slurped so don’t by shy (and don’t wear white!)” Book here    

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